One of the less attractive side effects of long term BigD is the gradual expansion of aches and pains in muscles and joints: hands, feet, shoulders and knees (especially knees!).
I first noticed it about two years after I returned to BigD in 2008. Slowly, my joints began to lose their flexibility. I started to get what I thought was arthritis in my hands and knees. I couldn’t get my right hand to make a fist, just a claw (maybe that’s what that guy, “the Craw” had in Get Smart?). (more…)